Professor (all ranks) in Quantum-enabled applications via next generation materials

  • Arizona State University
  • Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering, South Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ, USA
  • Nov 04, 2019
Full time   Chemistry Engineering & Applied Sciences Physics & Astronomy Sciences and Technology: other

Job Description


Professor (all ranks) in Quantum-enabled applications via next generation materials

The Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering (FSE) at Arizona State University (ASU) and the School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy seek applicants for tenure-track/tenured faculty positions with emphasis in the applications of quantum materials and quantum bio-materials. Appointment will be at the assistant, associate, or full professor rank commensurate with the candidate's experience and accomplishments, beginning August 2020. Although appointments may be in any of Fulton Engineering's six schools, the School for Engineering of Matter, Transport and Energy is the intended home for these candidates in order to become key contributors to our ongoing efforts in transformative quantum applications.

Specific areas of expertise and interest include, but are not limited to, organic and inorganic quantum materials, hybrid quantum systems, quantum engineering, and quantum biology. Example application areas include, but are not limited to, single photon emitters, quantum bio-sensing, novel quantum photonics approaches, and other emerging applications only made possible by next generation quantum materials.

Arizona State University has a strong quantum materials synthesis and characterization community and we seek applicants who will contribute to our community and will leverage investments by the university in promoting interdisciplinary research. Faculty members are expected to develop an internationally recognized and externally funded research program, teach undergraduate and graduate courses, mentor undergraduate and graduate students, foster and contribute to inclusive work environment, and undertake service activities.

Preferred and Required Qualifications

Required qualifications:
• Ph.D. or equivalent in materials science and engineering, physics, chemistry, bio-chemistry, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or a field closely related to the stated research and teaching focus of this position by the time of appointment;
• Evidence of excellence in research, as appropriate to the candidate's rank;
• Evidence of excellence in teaching, as appropriate to the candidate's rank

Desired qualifications:
• Commitment to trans-disciplinary teaming

Application Details

Application deadline is December 16, 2019. Applications will continue to be accepted on a rolling basis for a reserve pool. Applications in the reserve pool may then be reviewed in the order in which they were received until the position is filled. To apply, visit and select "apply now" next to the corresponding position. Candidates will be asked to create or use an existing Interfolio Dossier to submit the following:

• Cover Letter
• Curriculum Vitae
• Research Statement
• Teaching Statement
• Diversity Statement*
• Contact information for three references

*The ASU Charter states, "ASU is a comprehensive public research university, measured not by whom it excludes, but by whom it includes and how they succeed; advancing research and discovery of public value; and assuming fundamental responsibility for the economic, social, cultural and overall health of the communities it serves." The diversity statement provides applicants an opportunity to demonstrate their past and current activities in promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion and how future activities will align with upholding the ASU Charter.

For more information or questions about this position, please contact the search committee co-chairs, Professor Sefaattin Tongay and Professor Matthew Green at with subject line: "Faculty search: Quantum-enabled applications via next generation materials."

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